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‘Sunshine State Suds’ – Florida craft beer community featured in ‘Florida Crossroads’

A new half-hour documentary by the The FLORIDA Channel‘s show “Florida Crossroads” takes a look into the booming craft beer industry in the Sunshine State. Host Rebecca Baer talks to a variety of people in the state’s brewing community, from … Continue reading

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Craft beer podcast ‘Gator Growlers’ debuts from Gainesville

I have a craft beer podcast! We’re a few episodes in, but I’m pretty excited about it. Background: I try to keep my day job duties separate from my beer writing, but those pesky upper-level editors at The Gainesville Sun … Continue reading

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Florida Brewery Map updated, and the number is …

The growth of the small brewery industry continues to proceed at a dizzying pace. The Brewers Association announced at the end of November that the number of breweries in the United States passed the 5,000 mark, with 99 percent of … Continue reading

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Florida craft beer lands awards in front of the world’s eyes

Florida breweries have had a slew of awards and recognition in just the past few days, and the timing couldn’t have been better because the 2016 Beer Bloggers & Writers Conference was in town. First the big one. In the … Continue reading

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